Applied PM

This course focuses on three of the central aspects of project management: Project Governance, Project Planning and Project Controls. It covers benefit management, scope management, estimation, scheduling, budgeting and communication. Experienced project managers (or those that have completed the Level I work through numerous exercises, scenarios and detailed case studies, allowing them to practice and improve skills in a focused, performancedriven training environment.

  • Use estimation tools and techniques to present expected project costs and durations.
  • Identify and utilise tools and techniques for controlling project performance.
  • Define and realise project benefits through the project lifecycle.
  • Understand the governance models and how quality assurance is delivered through good governance.
  • Explain the significance of the project baselines and how it is used to measure project schedule and budget performance.
  • Explain how to use performance measurement tools and techniques to manage risk, assumptions issues and dependencies.
  • Understand how project can be managed using MS Project.

Specialist in Project Management, Program Management, Portfolio Management, Agile Project Management, Project and Program Risk Management, Contract Management and Project and Program Leadership. Holds a Master of Science degree in Project Management and holds multiple project and program management accreditations (PMP©, PMI-ACP©, PMI-RMP©, PMI-SP© and PgMP©) from the Project Management Institute (PMI©). He has over 23 years of professional experience. During that time, he has led some significant global IT and Infrastructure projects and programs for various industries. Coupled with his industrial experience, he spends time training and coaching in USA, Middle-East, Africa, Asia and Europe on the topic of project and program management.

Few of the companies he has worked with over the years: Red Bull, AdidaS, Philips, GlaxoSmithKline, Sony, Heineken, BBC, Seat, Samsung, Fox Sreachlight Studios, SHell, Unilever, Sainsbury's, Cannes Lions.